Photo: Kirill Zykov / AGN “Moscow”
Mortality from coronavirus in Moscow could happen in a week. Such terms in an interview with the newspaper “Izvestia” called the Director of the Institute of medical Parasitology, tropical and vector-borne diseases name martynovskogo sechenovskiy University Alexander Lukashev.
According to him, the mortality rate lags behind the rate of infection for 14 to 17 days, so the number of deaths may continue to rise until the first days of June. The peak incidence in the capital fell by about may 11, and therefore, the peak of mortality can be expected in the area on 2 June, said Lukashev.
“People infected may rise in the incidence of disease if they go into a serious stage, have a high risk of death in the coming days,” added the doctor.
Earlier the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova warned that after the peak of incidence comes the peak number of deaths from a new infection.
On 27 may in Russia was 370 thousand facts of infection. Almost four thousand people died, 142 thousand were cured. The country is in third place in the world in the number of infected.
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